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Silviculture Contractors & Forest Nurseries

Directory of Silviculture Contractors & Forest Nurseries in Canada

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Alberta

Bushmen Enterprises Ltd. - Bushmen was established in December, 1997 as a simple two man operation, focusing on the professional Silviculture market within Alberta. We have evolved to become a successful, competitive company performing a wide range of forestry duties. Today Bushmen employs professional Foresters and Technicians based in Slave Lake and Spruce Grove, Alberta.

Coast to Coast Reforestation Inc. is Alberta's largest producer of container and bareroot tree seedlings. With seven nurseries and five freezer storage facilities spread across the province we are able to supply our clients across Canada and the U.S. with everything they need. With a full time forester on staff, Coast to Coast Reforestation Inc. also offers full silviculture services and expert advice with any difficulties you may be experiencing in the field.

Folklore Contracting Ltd. is intent on building lasting relationships with both its clients and employees. By creating an environment in which our employees become safe and productive, we strive for complete customer satisfaction.

Legacy Reforestation - main mission is to provide long term local employment for its many dedicated Siliviculture employees in Alberta.

K&C Silviculture - Our business is growing and delivering seedlings on contract to local, national and international clients for use in reforestation, reclamation & restoration.

Next Generation Reforestation Ltd. was established in 1984 by Cathy Newhook and Gordon Sheepwash. With over 25 years of reforestation expertise each, and a deep appreciation of the importance of forest management, Cathy and Gordon are dedicated to providing quality silviculture services.

Outland Reforestation Inc. has been planting trees in Canada since 1985. All of Outland’s current management started out as tree planters. We have grown based on our success in the field and now plant about half of all the trees planted in Ontario and Alberta.

PRT Growing Services Ltd provides quality nursery products and services for reforestation through it's network of nurseries. By working closely with our customers, we gain a full understanding of their seedling requirements. Services include seed processing and specialized seed treatments, forest seedling and native plant production, quality testing, cold storage, shipping, and regeneration assessment and enhancement.

Reclaimit, Alberta’s industry-leader in habitat rehabilitation for the oil and gas sector. Reclaimit gives you the experience and qualifications to meet the tough, new provincial standards for environmental protection, reforestation, land reclamation, and restoration. We give you proven sustainability, allowing your company to continue its operations in an environmentally sustainable manner.

Shakti Reforestation Ltd. is a tree planter’s company. We work hard, make money, and have fun. We also get the job done safely, properly and on time. We’ve earned the respect of every single client with whom we’ve worked.

Seneca Enterprises Ltd. contracts reforestation and wildland fire services throughout British Columbia and Alberta. Seneca was established in 1984 and since then has planted roughly 145 million seedlings and fought on over 50 wildland fires.

Sparrow Environmental Ltd. provides services and solutions to the natural resource industries in western Canada. Our professionals specialize in reclamation, reforestation, revegetation, erosion control, soil bioengineering, invasive plants (inventory and control), ecological and vegetation inventories.

Spectrum Resource Group Inc. is dedicated to the health of our forests, cities, rural communities and our environment. Since 1986 we have pioneered many new processes in the forest industry and serviced clientele throughout the province of British Columbia, into Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon and the N.W.T.

Xylem Silviculture is committed to providing quality, efficient, innovative, and safety-oriented silviculture services to the BC and Alberta forestry industries, while maintaining a strong integrity towards the natural environment. We offer services in many areas of silviculture - Forest Health, Forest Management, Vegetation Management, and Reforestation. In the last three years, Xylem has completed many successful contracts, many specializing specifically in Mountain Pine Beetle detection and control.

British Columbia

Arbutus Grove Nursery Ltd. is a modern greenhouse/nursery facility located on the Saanich Peninsula on southern Vancouver Island. The company's main activity is the production of quality forestry planting stock grown from seed and from rooted cuttings. Clients include: nurseries, woodlot owners, Xmas tree growers, forest companies and governments in Western Canada and the U.S.

Artisan Reforestation is a silviculture company based out of Fort S. James, British Columbia, with contracts spanning the region. Keeping to its motto of “Handcrafting Future Forests,” Artisan takes pride in delivering quality services to the forestry industry and employs a progressive working environment for its planters.

Apex Forest & Wildfire Services Ltd. strives to provide services with high standards of safety and quality to Government, Industry and the general public.

B.A. Blackwell & Associates Ltd. are Canadian forestry consultants dedicated to providing high quality, cost-efficient professional forestry and environmental management services. They have diverse experience in a range of forest management disciplines. Our silviculture services have an emphasis on stewardship, restoration ecology and sustainable forest management.

Backwoods Contracting Ltd. - a reforestation company working in British Columbia.

Beaver Plastics is the only full-service manufacturer of expanded polystyrene containers for the nursery industry. More than seven billion tree seedlings have had a successful start in the Styroblock container growing system since

Big Sky Silviculture Ltd. aims to be the premier treeplanting company in British Columbia's interior. This organization continuously strives to achieve the highest standards in planting quality,

Bivouac West Contracting Ltd. was established in 1993 by Roland Emery to serve the forest industry in the Western Region of Canada. We are based in Alert Bay, B.C., at the North end of Vancouver Island. Our work is located mostly on the coastal mainland and Vancouver Island.

Blue Collar Silviculture started operations in Quesnel in 1983. Last season was the first under the new ownership. Mark Courtney, the current owner lives in Quesnel and has been involved with the company since 1989.

Brinkman & Associates is Canada's oldest and foremost reforestation company. During 2001, its 32nd operating year, the privately-owned company celebrated its 600 millionth tree planted. BARL is recognized as a leader and innovator throughout the forest industry. The underlying approaches to BARL's Silviculture and restoration services are based on ecologically-sound practices.

British Columbia Ministry of Forests and Range - Nursery Services Section is responsible for ensuring a supply of seedlings for the reforestation of Crown Lands administered and replanted by the Ministry of Forests.

Celtic Reforestation Services is a Prince George based, full service silviculture company with operations throughout B.C. Activities take place ranging from projects on Vancouver Island and the South Coast through to the interior of British

Coast Range Contracting is one of the first tree-planting companies to begin operations in Canada. Coast Range Contracting is a BC-owned and operated company: a small company, with a renewed focus on providing the best possible services to both our workers and our clients.

Kel-Dam Silviculture Limited is a diverse contracting company offering a wide range of services to Forestry companies, the provincial government in BC, and for private land owners in the Kamloops Region. We are an experienced wildfire fighting contracting company. Our crews, vehicles and equipment are called into service every summer throughout the province of British Columbia.

Dynamic Reforestation Limited is an energetic and enthusiastic group of recognised supervisors, foremen, and planters. What we see for the future is simply returning to the philosophy of getting back to the basics of this industry. Create relationships. Keep things small enough to take care of those relationships properly and effectively.

Folklore Contracting Ltd. is intent on building lasting relationships with both its clients and employees. By creating an environment in which our employees become safe and productive, we strive for complete customer satisfaction.

The Great Lakes Forest Fire Compact (GLFFC) is made up of 3 U.S. States and 2 Canadian Provincial Natural Resources agencies. They have created a formal association in order to promote effective prevention, pre-suppression and control of forest fires in the Great Lakes Region of the United States and adjacent areas of Canada.

Hybrid 17 Treeplanting - A small silviculture contracting company in northern B.C. Operating since 1987, Hybrid 17 performs treeplanting, brushcutting, and silviculture surveys.

Interior Reforestation has provided its clients with a diverse range of land reclamation, revegetation, reforestation and natural resource consulting and contracting services. Interior Reforestation's primary focus is to provide our clients with quality products and services through our people, professionalism and innovative approach to problem solving.

K&C Silviculture - Our business is growing and delivering seedlings on contract to local, national and international clients for use in reforestation, reclamation & restoration.

Khowutzun Forest Services is owned by the Cowichan Tribes, the largest band in BC, with a population of more than 3,800 community members. The traditional ancestral Cowichan territory is in and around the city of Duncan, B.C.

Leader Silviculture offers a full range of silviculture services in keeping with small business values.

PRT Growing Services Ltd provides quality nursery products and services for reforestation through it's network of nurseries. By working closely with our customers, we gain a full understanding of their seedling requirements. Services include seed processing and specialized seed treatments, forest seedling and native plant production, quality testing, cold storage, shipping, and regeneration assessment and enhancement.

Quastuco Silviculture Ltd. was established in 1991. We are a multi-dimensional forestry based business operating out of the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia. Projects include: general consulting services, tree planting, and GPS services.

Rock Reforestation Ltd. is a small family based tree planting company owned and operated by Rod And Deborah Reimer of Dunster B.C. Most of their work is done in the Robson Valley of B.C. (McBride - Valemount area).

Ruff's Greenhouses is one of British Columbia's foremost producers of trees. Located in Prince George, next to the Prince George Airport.

Shakti Reforestation is a tree planter’s company. We work hard, make money, and have fun. We also get the job done safely, properly and on time. We’ve earned the respect of every single client with whom we’ve worked.

Seneca Enterprises Ltd. contracts reforestation and wildland fire services throughout British Columbia and Alberta. Seneca was established in 1984 and since then has planted roughly 145 million seedlings and fought on over 50 wildland fires.

Shuswap Silvics Ltd. was established in 1987 as a limited company providing tree-planting services mainly in the north Okanagan.

Spectrum Resource Group Inc. is dedicated to the health of our forests, cities, rural communities and our environment. Since 1986 we have pioneered many new processes in the forest industry and serviced clientele throughout the province of British Columbia, into Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon and the N.W.T.

Summit Reforestation & Forest Management is a company that provides a low risk, high value option for your tree planting requirements.

Shuswap Silvics Ltd. was established in 1987 as a limited company providing tree-planting services mainly in the north Okanagan. Division B of Shuswap Silvics Ltd.

Sylvan Vale Nursery Ltd. produces 8 million high quality forest seedlings annually. Among our other services, we also offer

Western Silvicultural Contractors' Association - Since 1984 the WSCA has represented the silvicultural contracting industry to both federal and provincial governments on forest policy, industry regulation, and health and safety. Our members include treeplanting, stand tending, wildfire fighting, site preparation and ecosystem restoration contractors.

Xylem Silviculture is committed to providing quality, efficient, innovative, and safety-oriented silviculture services to the BC and Alberta forestry industries, while maintaining a strong integrity towards the natural environment. We offer services in many areas of silviculture - Forest Health, Forest Management, Vegetation Management, and Reforestation. In the last three years, Xylem has completed many successful contracts, many specializing specifically in Mountain Pine Beetle detection and control.

Zanzibar is a company of 100 people who plant trees and tend the forests of British Columbia Canada. We have been involved in most aspects of forestry and silviculture for the last 25 years. Our strength lies in creative, cost effective, solutions that are field practical .

Manitoba

Pineland Forest Nursery specializes in providing high quality customized seedlings for silviculture.

Spectrum Resource Group Inc. is dedicated to the health of our forests, cities, rural communities and our environment. Since 1986 we have pioneered many new processes in the forest industry and serviced clientele throughout the province of British Columbia, into Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon and the N.W.T.

New Brunswick

Forest Protection Limited (FPL) is an aerial forest protection company with offices located at the Fredericton and Miramichi airports in New Brunswick, Canada. From its beginnings in 1952 through to today, the mandate of FPL has always been to protect forests. We provide our clients various services and aircraft for fire management, vegetation management, pest management and aerial surveys and inspections of all kind.

SoftTouch Forestry is Atlantic Canada's most complete land management company.

Newfoundland and Labrador

Resource Innovations Inc. is a forest and environmental management company which provides services related to silviculture, such as regeneration surveys, silviculture quality surveys, tree disease and damage diagnostics, and silviculture supervision.

Nova Scotia

Athol Forestry Cooperative Limited is one of 16 group ventures in the Province of Nova Scotia, providing woodlot management and marketing services to private woodlot owners in Western Cumberland County and part of Colchester County. With 197 members, the Cooperative manages 280 woodlots covering approximately 40,000 acres, with a Forest Improvement value in Cumberland County of over $5,000,000.00

Coastal Woodlands and Tree Services Inc. is a full service silviculture company established in 2003. The company is headquartered in Halifax and operates silviculture camps out of three main locations- Wolfville, Halifax and Parrsboro .

Ontario

Dorsey Contracting Inc has planted over 80 million trees. Dorsey Contracting has extensive experience at working out of remote camps, accessible only by helicopter, track machine, or barge/boat. Constantly diversifying, Dorsey Contracting has also done several Site Preparation and thinning or brushing contracts.

Ferguson Forest Centre - is a not for profit corporation which grows both Bareroot and container tree seedling stock. We have between 40 and 50 different species of conifer, hardwood and shrub species on any given year depending on availability of seed. Most of our seed is collected from eastern Ontario. We grow seedling both on spec. and by contract.

Haveman Brothers Forestry Services is a long standing provider of services to Industry, Government, Private Landowners and the community. HBFS prides itself on quality work done by well trained and capable field crews. These workers and supervisors are supported by an office staff that works together to ensure a job well done that meets a client’s specific needs.

Heritage Reforestation Inc. (HRI) is the fastest growing reforestation company in Ontario. Built and expanding on a reputation of excellence, HRI is known for its innovation, hard work and determination in getting the job done. Our operations span Manitoba and Ontario, with Planting, Thinning, Spray, and Site Preparation work occurring in various locations throughout the season.

Kings Creek Trees was established as a tree nursery in 2001, by proprietors Sue and Tim Dyer. Sue had been working in the technology sector as an Engineering Director while Tim worked as a Product Support Manager/technical specialist for a major agricultural equipment manufacturer. Over the years, Sue and Tim learned vital information in all areas of conifer horticulture and this prepared them well for their long-term goal of operating a choose-and-cut and wholesale Christmas tree farm.

Millson Forestry Service- The year 2004 marks Millson Forestry Service's 25th year in the Silvicutural industry. We are driven by our great respect for the forests and our desire to learn more about the trees. Our operations include all aspects of forestry. Many consider harvesting to be the start of forest management. At Millson, we believe that a well planned approach to the life cycle of fibre management has no beginning and no end. All segments of the forest industry are equally important to properly maintain the never ending management planning cycle.

Moose Creek Reforestation has been in the tree planting business since 1984. It is a modest family owned and operated company that is different from most. In addition to running a successful reforestation operation, the Skene family has been involved in other aspects of forestry for over 100 years. This initially began as logging and sawmilling but has recently involved lumber retail.

Outland Reforestation Inc. has been planting trees in Canada since 1985. All of Outland’s current management started out as tree planters. We have grown based on our success in the field and now plant about half of all the trees planted in Ontario and Alberta.

PRT Growing Services Ltd provides quality nursery products and services for reforestation through it's network of nurseries. By working closely with our customers, we gain a full understanding of their seedling requirements. Services include seed processing and specialized seed treatments, forest seedling and native plant production, quality testing, cold storage, shipping, and regeneration assessment and enhancement.

REGEN FORESTRY is a natural resource based/forestry consulting company that was established in 1998. We are owned and operated by Lakehead University graduates in the field of Forestry. Over the past 7 years we have accomplished many projects for private and public agencies as well as individual landowners.

Richardson's Pineneedle Farms - We are one of Canada's leading suppliers, specializing in Deciduous and Evergreen Seedlings and transplants, native plants, shade trees and fruit trees. We are also a major supplier of evergreen specimens and flowering shrubs.

Somerville Seedlings - As a division of Somerville Nurseries Inc., we provide seedlings for Forestry, Conservation, Christmas Trees and Nursery Liners.

St. Williams Nursery & Ecology Centre - We are unique in the nursery trade in that we are the only major supplier that specializes exclusively in native seed and plants for biodiversity conservation of Ontario native wild-type plant genetics.

Thunderhouse Forest Services Inc. is a full service forestry consulting and silvicultural contracting firm based in Hearst, Ontario. Over the past ten years, Thunderhouse has grown and diversified from tree planting to forest tending, thinning, harvest layout, GIS and GPS services, forest inventory development, forest management support and private land forestry. Thunderhouse's strength lies in its people.

Treeline Reforestation Inc. - Treeline Reforestation Inc. is an Ottawa based company which has planted over 35 million trees in Northern Ontario since 1989. Our most recent seasons have consisted of : 3 million seedlings in 1997, 4 million seedlings in 1998, 4 million seedlings in the spring of 1999, and 1 million seedlings in the fall of 1999. 2000 marks the fourth year that Treeline will be planting for the Timiskaming Forest Alliance Inc. in Northeastern Ontario.

Wilderness Environmental Services - Since 1986 we have become a leader in the silviculture industry in Ontario. The Wilderness team has developed a versatile, well balanced company capable of managing a wide range of projects in a professional and competent manner.

Prince Edward Island

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Quebec

Bechedor Inc. - Created in 1982, Bechedor Inc. produces annually 10 million seedlings. Since our beginnings, we have delivered over 100 millions seedlings to reforestation companies, lot owners, Government of Québec and Christmas tree growers.

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Saskatchewan

PRT Growing Services Ltd provides quality nursery products and services for reforestation through it's network of nurseries. By working closely with our customers, we gain a full understanding of their seedling requirements. Services include seed processing and specialized seed treatments, forest seedling and native plant production, quality testing, cold storage, shipping, and regeneration assessment and enhancement.

Spectrum Resource Group Inc. is dedicated to the health of our forests, cities, rural communities and our environment. Since 1986 we have pioneered many new processes in the forest industry and serviced clientele throughout the province of British Columbia, into Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon and the N.W.T.

Yukon

Spectrum Resource Group Inc. is dedicated to the health of our forests, cities, rural communities and our environment. Since 1986 we have pioneered many new processes in the forest industry and serviced clientele throughout the province of British Columbia, into Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon and the N.W.T.